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  • proper n. Joseph Stalin.
  • proper n. Used other than as an idiom: An uncle who is named or nicknamed Joe..

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  • n. United States general who commanded the Allied forces in China and Burma and India during World War II (1883-1946)


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  • How about Uncle Joe Stalin getting under the sheets with Hitler?

    The Big Nowhere

  • The Republican congressmen who were at the convention were practically unanimous for Sherman, and their leader was Uncle Joe Cannon.

    My Memories of Eighty Years

  • Benevolent versions of Uncle Joe Stalin's vulpine smirk hid unsmiling intents from presidents to peasants and all points in between.

    To The Hilt


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